Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers-related news and notes...
* Trenton beat Elmira, 5-4: [The Checking Line]
* The top-10 most "stunning" transactions of 2012 sees two Flyers moves and two others involving former Flyers: [Puck Daddy]
* "From June 15 (the week after the Stanley Cup final) through Dec. 13, hockey has received 18 total minutes of coverage on the SportsCenter, which amounts to 0.2 percent." [Deadspin]
* Nike with a great commercial, having hockey players explain what they would do if someone tried to take the game from them: [Backhand Shelf]
* A fond farewell to Earl Sleek with a look through his (poorly drawn) cartoons: [Battle of California]
* The top players in the first half of the WCHA season: [Western College Hockey Blog]
* Excellent look at the NHL's wealth redistribution problem and its impact on the lockout: [TIME.com]